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MAJUSCULE

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Way back in H.S., the jazz ensemble was at a festival in Flagstaff, Arizona. Small talk ensues with the other bands, mostly about where we've come from: "So, you guys are from California? Cool. What drugs did you bring?!"

 

Later, in college, by jazz combo was playing a backyard wedding reception at "Uncle Harold"'s estate. While getting ready in the nice lounge/study we'd been given as our "green room", Uncle Harold slinked in: "You boys are the musicians, right? Thought you'd be wanting this; see ya later." He'd left us five lines of cocaine; each one in a handy-dandy plastic dispenser with a neck lanyard, apparently designed specifically for that, um, application.

 

The rep is the reason our mothers don't want us to grow up to be "musicians". Sorry mom.

 

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It also works for soundmen... At least in my experience, they're the main guys for that purpose :)

 

I thought that was their only purpose. You're not going to try to tell me that those knobs and faders they twiddle with actually do anything, are you? ;)

 

Actually the twiddling does have a purpose: Turning up the kick drum, and bass guitar :taz:

'Someday, we'll look back on these days and laugh; likely a maniacal laugh from our padded cells, but a laugh nonetheless' - Mr. Boffo.

 

We need a barfing cat emoticon!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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